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Business

Founder Service to be launched in 2020 in Kosovo

The ACCESS project has announced that the Founder Service Portal will be launched during 2020. The Kosovo Business Registration Agency (KBRA), facilitated by ACCESS project, is in the final phase of launching the platform that will be accessible to all businesses. The platform “Biznesi Im” will contain business tools and services that aim to help and […]

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Tech

Kosovo to use drones & blockchain tech to monitor forests!

The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) has launched a forestry program to strengthen sustainable and multipurpose forest management in Kosovo. The program will introduce communications technology and remote surveillance tools, such as drones, and blockchain-based technology to better monitor and protect forests. Since forests have a major role in fighting climate change, they […]

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Business

Bulgaria joins Kosovo and Macedonia in the “5G Clean Network”

Bulgaria joined North Macedonia and Kosovo, neighboring nations that also signed the “Clean Network” security agreement on Friday. It is part of a Trump administration effort to exclude tech giant Huawei and other Chinese companies in 5G networks.

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Marketing

The top 10 most creative advertising agencies of Kosovo

Most would agree that the advertising industry of Kosovo is one of the most dynamic ones and it’s where you will find some of the most talented people. In fact, it’s all in the hands of the creative heads of the agencies to make or break a firm’s marketing campaign. In Kosovo, we’ve seen the […]

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Events

Software Freedom Kosova is coming up online on 26-27 September!

Software Freedom Kosova is an annual international conference held in Kosovo organized to promote free/libre open-source software, free culture, and an open society.  Every year, SFK brings together developers and software users, artists, entrepreneurs, and leaders to collaborate, learn and share common interests in the field of open technology through a combination of lectures, training, […]

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Tech

Central Bank of Kosovo makes way for a unified POS

On December 26, 2019, the Board of the Central Bank of the Republic of Kosovo approved the amendments to the “Regulation on Electronic Payment Instruments”, which enter into force on February 1, 2020. With these changes, bank customers can use their bank cards to make payments for the purchase of goods and services, through all […]

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Tech

10 years of Bitcoin, but is it over?

Halloween 2018 marks the 10-year anniversary of the foundations of Bitcoin, the world’s first cryptocurrency. A decade ago today, bitcoin’s mysterious founder Satoshi Nakamoto published a nine-page long academic style paper called “Bitcoin: A Peer-to-Peer Electronic Cash System.” The paper would go on to act as the founding text for the cryptocurrency, and lead to […]

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Business

Kosovo, the best place for starting a business in 2019

Macedonia is the top performer from Southeast Europe (SEE) in the latest Doing Business in 2019 report of the World Bank Group, released on Wednesday. Macedonia ranked 10th, and Albania is the only SEE countries which improved their rankings compared with 2018, according to data from the Doing Business 2019: A Year of Record Reforms, Rising […]

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Business

Innovative Slovenia Leads the Way for Emerging Europe

Innovation in Slovenia has increased moderately increased since 2010, enough to put the country amongst the strongest innovators in the EU, together with Austria, Belgium, France, Germany, and Ireland. The news comes from the EU Commission’s European Innovation Scoreboard. Overall, the innovation performance of the European Union as a whole has increased by 5.8 percentage […]

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Events

Startup Bootcamp at Dokutech by David and Zak Batstone

Visionary founder and Managing Director of Just Business, a social impact investment firm, David shares his unique model for developing successful enterprises that create an opportunity for everyone. In addition, David teaches in the Department of Entrepreneurship & Innovation at USF’s School of Management. Together with Zak Batstone who has revolutionized the shoe industry by […]